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Baseball Ireland | Irish Baseball League | A-League 2009

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Final League Table

PWLFFGBPts
*Dublin City Hurricanes16133055
*Dublin Spartans161060346
*Dublin Black Sox161060346
*Greystones Mariners16790637
Belfast North Stars16013314.510

[2][Adjusted]

Playoff Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
Playoffs
26.09.09Dublin Black SoxWGreystones MarinersL
26.09.09Dublin City HurricanesWDublin SpartansL
Semi-Final
Dublin Black Sox0Greystones Mariners1
A-League Final
Dublin SpartansWDublin HurricanesL

[2]

Regular Season Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
Week 1
18.04.09Greystones Mariners2Dublin Spartans7
18.04.09Dublin City Hurricanes3Dublin Black Sox0
Week 2
25.04.09Dublin Black Sox3Dublin City Hurricanes9
26.04.09Belfast North Stars7Dublin Spartans8
26.04.09Belfast North Stars1Dublin Spartans11
Week 3
02.05.09Dublin Spartans3Dublin City Hurricanes12
03.05.09Belfast North Stars1Dublin Black Sox13
03.05.09Belfast North Stars3Dublin Black Sox7
Week 4
09.05.09Greystones Mariners3Dublin Black Sox9
Week 5
23.05.09Greystones Mariners8Belfast North Stars4
23.05.09Dublin Spartans6Belfast North Stars3
Week 6
30.05.09Dublin City Hurricanes5Dublin Spartans4
Week 7
06.06.09Dublin City Hurricanes4Belfast North Stars0
06.06.09Dublin Black Sox7Belfast North Stars0
06.06.09Greystones Mariners0Dublin Spartans0
Week 8
13.06.09Belfast North Stars4Greystones Mariners18
13.06.09Belfast North Stars3Greystones Mariners18
13.06.09Dublin City Hurricanes9Dublin Black Sox8
Week 9
20.06.09Dublin Spartans12Dublin Black Sox1
20.06.09Greystones Mariners9Dublin City Hurricanes10
Week 10
27.06.09Dublin Black Sox7Greystones Mariners3
Week 11
04.07.09Dublin Spartans0Greystones Mariners0
04.07.09Dublin City Hurricanes0Greystones Mariners0
Week 12
12.07.09Dublin Black Sox11Dublin City Hurricanes1
Week 13
18.07.09Dublin City Hurricanes2Dublin Spartans3
18.07.09Dublin Black Sox0Greystones Mariners1
Week 14
26.07.09Belfast North Stars1Dublin City Hurricanes6
26.07.09Belfast North Stars0Dublin City Hurricanes16
Week 15
01.08.09Greystones Mariners4Dublin Black Sox5
01.08.09Dublin City Hurricanes9Dublin Spartans8
Week 16
08.08.09Dublin Black Sox2Dublin Spartans1
08.08.09Dublin City Hurricanes10Greystones Mariners11
Week 17
15.08.09Dublin City Hurricanes7Belfast North Stars0 #
15.08.09Dublin Black Sox7Belfast North Stars0 #
15.08.09Dublin Spartans5Greystones Mariners6
Week 18
22.08.09Dublin Spartans7Dublin Black Sox5
22.08.09Greystones Mariners2Dublin City Hurricanes10
Week 19
29.08.09Dublin Spartans8Belfast North Stars0
29.08.09Greystones Mariners13Belfast North Stars3
Week 20
05.09.09Dublin Black Sox8Dublin Spartans4
05.09.09Dublin City Hurricanes8Greystones Mariners7
Week 21
12.09.09Dublin Spartans5Greystones Mariners4
12.09.09Greystones Mariners0Dublin Spartans2

[3]

Home Venues

TeamHome Field
Belfast North StarsBelfast
Dublin Black SoxShanganagh Park, Shankill, Co. Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown
Dublin City HurricanesO’Malley Fields, Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, D22, Co. South Dublin
Dublin SpartansO’Malley Fields, Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, D22, Co. South Dublin
Greystones MarinersGreystones, Co. Wicklow

[3]

Player Awards

AwardPlayer
Andy Leonard MVP AwardAndy Martin
Tommy Bond Best Pitcher AwardComac Eklof

Reference: [6]

Report

The Dublin Spartans (10-6) won the 2009 A League Final against the Dublin City Hurricanes, after the Hurricanes had won the League with a 13-3 Record. Dublin Black Sox (10-6) and Greystones Mariners (7-9) also qualified for the Playoffs. The Belfast North Stars took the wooden spoon, losing all 16 matches.

Dublin Spartans – Baseball Ireland A League Champions 2009 [4]

About

The 2009 Baseball Ireland A League season was the 13th year of the Irish Baseball League and the 4th since the League was split into two levels (A & B) in 2006. There were five teams in the A League – one down from 2008 as the Dublin City Indios never returned. The five teams played each other four times for a balanced 16 game schedule, with the top four qualifying for the Playoffs.

Websites

[1] Baseball Ireland (2017) Baseball Ireland Logo Car Sticker [Internet] http://www.baseballireland.com/images/carsticker.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017]

[2] Wayback Machine Web Archive – Baseball Ireland (2009) 2009 Adult Irish Baseball League [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/20090914164640/http://www.baseballireland.com:80/adult_league.htm [Accessed 24 March 2017]

[3] Wayback Machine Web Archive – Baseball Ireland (2009) 2009 Adult Irish Baseball League – Results to Date [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/20090927104356/http://www.baseballireland.com:80/adult_league_past.htm [Accessed 24 March 2017]

[6] Baseball Ireland (2019) Baseball Ireland – Award Winners [Internet] Available from: http://www.baseballireland.com/news.php?search_id=6 [Accessed 2 December 2019]

Images

[4] Baseball Ireland (2019) Spartans 2009 Irish Champions [Internet] Available from: http://www.baseballireland.com/images/Spartans-Champions-2009.gif [Accessed 2 December 2019]

[5] Baseball Ireland (2017) Baseball Ireland Logo Car Sticker [Internet] http://www.baseballireland.com/images/carsticker.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Brian Connolly (Panthers) & Peter Mullen (Black Sox)

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 2 December 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2019

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Resereved.

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